By Elspeth Probyn

In Carnal Appetites, Elspeth Probyn charts the explosion of curiosity in foodstuff - from the cults that spring up round megastar cooks, to our love/hate dating with quick nutrients, our fetishization of nutrition and intercourse, and the influence of our modes of intake on our identities. 'You are what you devour' the announcing is going, yet is the guiding principle more true than ever? because the diversity of nutrients concepts proliferates within the West, our nutrients offerings turn into inextricably associated with our lives and existence. Probyn additionally tackles matters that difficulty society, asking questions on the character of urge for food, wish, greed and enjoyment, and laying off gentle on matters together with: speedy foodstuff, vegetarianism, nutrition intercourse, cannibalism, compelled feeding, and fats politics.

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